Post Tagged with: "Blatter"

  • Blatter and Platini banned from football for eight years

    FIFA President Sepp Blatter and UEFA head Michel Platini have been suspended from all football-related activities for eight years with immediate effect. The pair have been punished for breaches surrounding a “disloyal payment” of CHF 2 million (£1.3 million/$2.1 million/€1.8 million) […]

  • FIFA Ethics Committee Recommends Suspending President Sepp Blatter for 90 Days

    Fédération Internationale de Football Association’s (FIFA) Ethics Committee has recommended current President Sepp Blatter be suspended for 90 days, according to a long-term adviser of the Swiss Klaus Stöhlker. Members of the Committee have been meeting in Zurich this week to […]

  • FIFA President Blatter Won’t Step Down Early

    Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) President Sepp Blatter has said that he will not resign immediately despite criminal proceedings being launched against him. The 79-year-old is due to step down from the top job at football’s governing body in […]